Carob Powder - CERATONIA SILIQUA
(Medium Roast) (Organically Grown) Available in 1 OZ, 1/4 LB, 1/2 LB, 1 LB.
Description: Carob Powder is the dried and powdered pods of the small branching Carob Tree that belongs to the Leguminosae (Fabaceae) family. It is a tree with wood of a pinkish hue, shiny dark green leaves and small red flowers followed by long, thick flat pods that are a shiny brown-purple. They contain a number of Carob seeds in a line along the center of the pods.
Culinary Uses: Roasted Carob Powder is a great caffeine-free, natural, and nutritious substitute for cocoa or chocolate. Medium roasted carob powder is roasted for 10-12 minutes at 400 degrees Fahrenheit.
Other Names: Algaroba, Bharout, Locust Bean Gum, Sugar Pods, St. John
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